Archives for October 2013

Parish provides outpost services to people living with HIV, AIDS

Confronting the ‘stigma’ in rural Tennessee

[Episcopal News Service – Clarksville, Tennessee] Happily engaged in 1999, Sheryl Brown was busy planning her wedding when she got sick. At first she thought it was nothing, a stress-related illness triggered by the rigors of wedding planning. But when Brown sought treatment at a Florida hospital, the doctor asked if she’d like to take […]

Reflecting on Hurricane Sandy’s lessons one year later

Sandy reflections: Diocese of New Jersey realized ‘God was with us’

Editors’ note: A year ago today, Oct. 29, 2012, Hurricane Sandy set to reeling a large part of the East Coast of the United States. At least 147 people died in the Atlantic basin because of the storm; of that number 72 were killed in the mid-Atlantic and northeastern United States. Sandy caused an estimated […]

Sandy reflections: Churches can help immediately and for long term

Editors’ note: A year ago today, Oct. 29, 2012, Hurricane Sandy set to reeling a large part of the East Coast of the United States. At least 147 people died in the Atlantic basin because of the storm; of that number 72 were killed in the mid-Atlantic and northeastern United States. Sandy caused an estimated […]

Sandy reflections: Seashore parish staged ‘quick response’

Editors’ note: A year ago today, Oct. 29, 2012, Hurricane Sandy set to reeling a large part of the East Coast of the United States. At least 147 people died in the Atlantic basin because of the storm; of that number 72 were killed in the mid-Atlantic and northeastern United States. Sandy caused an estimated […]

Sandy reflections: ‘Held in the bonds of love by the people of Jesus’

Editors’ note: A year ago today, Oct. 29, 2012, Hurricane Sandy set to reeling a large part of the East Coast of the United States. At least 147 people died in the Atlantic basin because of the storm; of that number 72 were killed in the mid-Atlantic and northeastern United States. Sandy caused an estimated […]

Sandy reflections: Staten Island recovery ministry ‘holds onto hope’

Editors’ note: A year ago today, Oct. 29, 2012, Hurricane Sandy set to reeling a large part of the East Coast of the United States. At least 147 people died in the Atlantic basin because of the storm; of that number 72 were killed in the mid-Atlantic and northeastern United States. Sandy caused an estimated […]

Sandy reflections: Continuing to ‘learn how to better serve others’

Editors’ note: A year ago today, Oct. 29, 2012, Hurricane Sandy set to reeling a large part of the East Coast of the United States. At least 147 people died in the Atlantic basin because of the storm; of that number 72 were killed in the mid-Atlantic and northeastern United States. Sandy caused an estimated […]

Sandy reflections: ‘Accompany those at risk of falling through cracks’

Editors’ note: A year ago today, Oct. 29, 2012, Hurricane Sandy set to reeling a large part of the East Coast of the United States. At least 147 people died in the Atlantic basin because of the storm; of that number 72 were killed in the mid-Atlantic and northeastern United States. Sandy caused an estimated […]

‘One church in Europe’

Old Catholics, Episcopalians commit to deeper communion

[ooyala code=”93bWg5Zzqa4k_2BmrPimkACgjDMIB5hq” player_id=”d4a5625b85af485eb1fff640076c5be6″] [Episcopal News Service] Old Catholics and Episcopalians in Europe have agreed to enter into deeper communion, seeking new ways to collaborate, preparing a common structure, and leading the way towards the ultimate goal of becoming one church in Europe. The Convocation of Episcopal Churches in Europe passed two resolutions during its Oct. […]